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The Software Library: ZX Spectrum

The ZX Spectrum (pronounced /ˈzɛdˌɛks/ "Zed-Ex") is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research Ltd.



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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
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Games and entertainment software for the ZX Spectrum. The Internet Archive Software Library is a large collection of viewable and executable software titles, ranging from commercially released products to public domain and hobbyist programs. Using the JSMESS emulator, users can "boot up" an emulation of the given title and use it in their browser. More titles are added frequently, and users are encouraged to donate newly found floppy disk images and programs.
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Miami-Soft
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Pepsi Cola (1988)(Miami-Soft)(sk)
Topics: Quill games, Quill games, Text adventures
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
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475
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75,120
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Graphics, sound and programming demonstration programs for the ZX Spectrum. Most are of "Demoscene" artworks, with a small amount of commercial packages providing reduced-function examples of the full products. The Internet Archive Software Library is a large collection of viewable and executable software titles, ranging from commercially released products to public domain and hobbyist programs. Using the JSMESS emulator, users can "boot up" an emulation of the given title...
ZX Spectrum Library: Covertapes
ZX Spectrum Library: Covertapes
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760
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74,895
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"Cover Tapes" for the ZX Spectrum, consisting of the images of cassette tapes that would be attached to the front of magazines or sold individually as the monthly package of new shareware and demonstration programs associated with a publication. The Internet Archive Software Library is a large collection of viewable and executable software titles, ranging from commercially released products to public domain and hobbyist programs. Using the JSMESS emulator, users can "boot...
ZX Spectrum Library: Applications
ZX Spectrum Library: Applications
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1,247
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395,936
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Applications for the ZX Spectrum. The Internet Archive Software Library is a large collection of viewable and executable software titles, ranging from commercially released products to public domain and hobbyist programs. Using the JSMESS emulator, users can "boot up" an emulation of the given title and use it in their browser. More titles are added frequently, and users are encouraged to donate newly found floppy disk images and programs.
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Damatta
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Paradise Cafe (1985)(Damatta)(pt)[a] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Damatta Perspective Side view Narrative Adult Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Description This is a porn Portuguese game, based upon a character whose primary goal in life is to earn money, by the lowest means. The player incarnates the role of a marginal and criminal. He can become a drug dealer, a rapist, a burglar or an addicted for sex. The player has the ability to do many transgressions while taking...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ultimate Play The Game
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Jetpac (1983)(Ultimate Play The Game)[16K] Developed by Ashby Computers and Graphics Ltd. Released May, 1983 Also For BBC Micro, VIC-20 Published by Ultimate - Play the Game Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Jetman has crash-landed on a distant planet, with ledges suspended in mid-air and populated by various nasties, and he must escape and find his way home. Your first task is to retrieve each of the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
ZX Spectrum Library: Educational
ZX Spectrum Library: Educational
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149
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15,681
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Educational and learning programs for the ZX Spectrum. The Internet Archive Software Library is a large collection of viewable and executable software titles, ranging from commercially released products to public domain and hobbyist programs. Using the JSMESS emulator, users can "boot up" an emulation of the given title and use it in their browser. More titles are added frequently, and users are encouraged to donate newly found floppy disk images and programs.
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Bug-Byte Software
software

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Manic Miner (1983)(Bug-Byte Software) Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Schultze
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Manic Miner 2 (1985)(Schultze)(de)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Imagine Software
software

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Jumping Jack (1983)(Imagine Software) Developed by Imagine Released 1983 Also For Atari 8-bit, Dragon 32/64 Published by Imagine Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Reaching the tops of 20 screens is the aim of Jack's life. The ledges go right across the screen, with gaps emerging at random intervals, through which Jack must aim. He can move along each ledge, and must avoid holes which open, as they can cause him to drop further. Later...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
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Donkey Kong (1986)(Ocean) Developed by Nintendo Co., Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Coleco Adam, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Dedicated handheld, Game Boy Advance, Intellivision, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Released in the arcades in 1981, Donkey...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
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007 - Lord Bromley's Estate (1990)(Domark)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Melbourne House
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Way of the Exploding Fist, The (1985)(Melbourne House) Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Electron Published by Melbourne House Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Fighting, Martial Arts Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This menacingly-titled beat 'em up was the first in many martial arts titles from Australia's Melbourne House. Sixteen different moves are on offer, ranging from standard kicks to...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
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Kong 2 - Kong Strikes Back (1985)(Ocean)[a] Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Kong Strikes Back! is a single screen platformer inspired by the arcade game Mr. Do's Wild Ride and uses the characters from the game Donkey Kong as you control your hero to rescue a girl in the top right of the screen from a giant ape over...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
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Jet Set Willy II - The Final Frontier (1985)(Software Projects)[end] Developed by Software Projects Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Electron, iPad, iPhone, MSX Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This platform game is the sequel of Jet Set Willy and basically just an extension of the previous game, adding 40 rooms to the existing 64 rooms of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Russian Soft
software

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Sex Tetris v1.2 (1993)(Russian Soft)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Blaby Computer Games
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Killer Kong (1983)(Blaby Computer Games)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
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007 - Lord Bromley's Estate (1990)(Domark)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Megadodo
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Pheenix (1983)(Megadodo)[16K] Released 1983 Also For Commodore 16, Plus/4 Published by Megadodo Software Gameplay Shooter Genre Action Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Pheenix is a clone of the arcade shooter Phoenix : In five different screens, you have to shoot various flying entities whose droppings prove harmful for your spaceship. Luckily, you can activate a shield that will protect your vessel for a short time (you can't shoot during that time either though). While the five...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Schultze
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Manic Miner 2 (1985)(Schultze)(de)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Manic Miner Technologies
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Manic Miner - Eugene - Lord of the Bathroom (1999)(Manic Miner Technologies)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Horace Goes Skiing (1982)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Sport Snowboarding / Skiing Genre Action, Sports Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description A more accurate title for this would be "Horace Goes Skiing, but only if he can brave a Frogger clone first", as you start the game by having to reach the ski shop to get skis, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
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Manic Miner (1983)(Software Projects)[a] Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
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Pro Boxing Simulator (1990)(Codemasters)[aka By Fair Means or Foul] Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron Published by Superior Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Sport Boxing Genre Action, Sports Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description On ST and Amiga features a full range of jabs, uppercuts and weaves. All fights take place to realistic WBA rules, as you aim to rise the rankings and fight for the title. The crowd frequently shout encouragement...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
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Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software) Developed by Taito Corporation Released Oct, 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, FM Towns, Game Boy, Game Gear, J2ME, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, SEGA Master System, Sharp X68000, Wii, Wii U, Windows Published by Firebird Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Bubble Bobble is the story of two humans, Bub and Bob who wander into...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mirrorsoft
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Tetris (1988)(Mirrorsoft) Developed by Elorg Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, Macintosh, MSX Published by Mirrorsoft Ltd. Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Gameplay Falling Block Puzzle Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The original commercially-licensed version of Alexey Pajitnov 's classic Tetris puzzle game. Geometric shapes fall from the top of a playfield to rest on the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
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Back to Skool (1985)(Microsphere) Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1985 Also For iPad, iPhone Published by Serma Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual 2D scrolling Description In this sequel to popular Skool Daze once again you must try and save your own neck! Having managed to steal your report during the last few skooldaze of term, you've spent the whole holiday forging teachers' signatures and handwriting to make...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Quicksilva
software

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Zombie Zombie (1984)(Quicksilva) Developed by Spaceman Ltd Released 1984 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Genre Action Gameplay Survival Horror Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual Isometric Interface Direct Control Narrative Horror, Survival Description Zombie Zombie , the followup to Ant Attack is an action game that inherits the three freedom grades and isometric perspective from its predecessor. The freely explorable city is filled with zombies that threaten all human life....
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
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Skool Daze (1985)(Microsphere)[a] Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual 2D scrolling Description Skool Daze sets you as Eric, a typical scamp of a schoolboy whose school report is due, and it is so bad that his parents can't be allowed to see it. This means retrieving it from the headmaster's safe, by obtaining...
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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic
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Curse of Sherwood, The (1987)(Mastertronic) Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Genre Action, Adventure Setting Fantasy Description The evil Cult of Sagalia has taken over Sherwood Forest and installed fear into the hearts of the dwellers. An attack has already been fought off and failed by Robin Hood and his Merry Men. With another attack taking place, Friar Tuck doesn't think this will be enough once again so he has arranged with the Bishop of Derby...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Accolade
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Star Control (1991)(Accolade)[128K] Developed by Toys for Bob Inc. Released 1991 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, DOS, Genesis Published by Accolade, Inc. Gameplay Shooter Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Space Flight Description Star Control is a science-fiction wargame which pits the forces of the Alliance of Free Stars against those of the predatory Ur-Quan Hierarchy. The games are designed so that you can ease into play, familiarizing yourself...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Beyond Software
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Spy vs Spy (1985)(Beyond Software) Developed by First Star Software, Inc. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Electron, NES, PC-88, Sharp X1, SEGA Master System Published by Beyond Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Puzzle elements Narrative Spy / Espionage Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Misc Licensed Description MAD magazine’s comic strip of the same name comes to life in this game...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Infogrames
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Prohibition (1987)(Infogrames)[a] Developed by Infogrames Multimedia SA Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Thomson MO, Thomson TO Published by Infogrames Multimedia SA Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Prohibition is a shoot'em up taking place in New York in 1930. The town is overrun by gangsters and you're hired by the police to rid the town of them. The gameplay is simple: you're facing a row of buildings, a gangster pops up...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Damatta
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Paradise Cafe (1985)(Damatta)(pt)[a2] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Damatta Perspective Side view Narrative Adult Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Description This is a porn Portuguese game, based upon a character whose primary goal in life is to earn money, by the lowest means. The player incarnates the role of a marginal and criminal. He can become a drug dealer, a rapist, a burglar or an addicted for sex. The player has the ability to do many transgressions while...
( 1 reviews )
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Activision
software

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Pitfall II - Lost Caverns (1984)(Activision) Developed by Activision, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, MSX, PC Booter, SG-1000, TRS-80 CoCo, Windows, Xbox 360 Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective Side view Setting South America Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Metroidvania, Platform Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play Pitfall Harry searching for the Raj diamond, his niece Rhonda, her cat...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
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007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark)[128K] Developed by Quixel Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by Domark Limited Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Helicopter, Naval / Watercraft Perspective Top-down Narrative Spy / Espionage Misc Licensed Description A "James Bond" action/arcade game based on the movie with the same name. Your aim is to avenge the death of Felix Leiter, who was killed by...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Elite Systems
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1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a6] Developed by Illusion Softworks, a.s. Released 1999 Platforms Dreamcast, PlayStation, Windows Published by TalonSoft, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Setting World War II Narrative War Description In Hidden & Dangerous , the player is in charge of four Allied commandos in operations during World War II. One of them in controlled directly in first-person perspective and the others in a tactics mode. The campaign is...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ultimate Play The Game
software

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Atic Atac (1983)(Ultimate Play The Game) Developed by Ashby Computers and Graphics Ltd. Released Dec, 1983 Also For BBC Micro Published by Ultimate - Play the Game Perspective Top-down Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description As the game begins, the player character falls through a trapdoor and ends up inside an evil castle with only one way to get out of it - find all the pieces of the great ACG key that unlocks the main door. Atic Atac is an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Elite Systems
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1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a5] Developed by Illusion Softworks, a.s. Released 1999 Platforms Dreamcast, PlayStation, Windows Published by TalonSoft, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Setting World War II Narrative War Description In Hidden & Dangerous , the player is in charge of four Allied commandos in operations during World War II. One of them in controlled directly in first-person perspective and the others in a tactics mode. The campaign is...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Timescape Software
software

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Wild West Hero (1983)(Timescape Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
software

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Ms. Pac-Man (1984)(Atarisoft) Developed by Midway Mfg. Co., General Computer Corporation Released 1985 Also For Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, BlackBerry, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, iPhone, iPod Classic, Lynx, NES, Palm OS, PC Booter, PlayStation 4, SEGA Master System, SNES, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One Published by Atarisoft Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software

eye 14,272

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Manic Miner (1983)(Software Projects) Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

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comment 0

007 - Q's Armoury (1990)(Domark)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software

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Beach-Head II - The Dictator Strikes Back! (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a4] Developed by Access Software, Inc. Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64 Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Gameplay Fighting, Shooter Genre Action Vehicular Helicopter, Tank Description The Dictator from the first Beach Head game is back, but World War 2 is over. Giving himself a new name, "The Dragon", he seeks revenge against the victorious allied forces. To further these ends, he kidnaps...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
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Skool Daze (1985)(Microsphere)[a2] Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual 2D scrolling Description Skool Daze sets you as Eric, a typical scamp of a schoolboy whose school report is due, and it is so bad that his parents can't be allowed to see it. This means retrieving it from the headmaster's safe, by obtaining...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Legend
software

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Valhalla (1983)(Legend)[a2] Released 1983 Also For Commodore 64 Published by Legend Pacing Real-Time Genre Adventure Setting Fantasy Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Interface Text Parser Description Living in the Norse God's home of Valhalla, you are on the bottom of the social scale. To move up this scale you have decided to attempt six quests, which involves searching and finding six magical objects: Ofnir, Drapnir, Skornir,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
software

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Train Game, The - Track A (1983)(Microsphere)[a] Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1983 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Top-down Vehicular Train Interface Direct Control Genre Simulation Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The Train game is a railway set simulator with a top down view perspective. The main goal of the game is to pick the passengers which are waiting for the trains at the several stations distributed on...
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software

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Zaphod Beeblebrox Intro 1 (1990)(The Mad Guys)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

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007 - A View to a Kill (1985)(Domark)(Part 3 of 3) Developed by Softstone Ltd Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Serma Software Perspective 1st-person, Side view, Top-down Genre Action, Adventure Misc Licensed Description You are James Bond and you must stop Max Zorin from destroying Silicon Valley and dominating the microchip market. This game will take you to Paris and San Francisco. In Paris you will need to chase Mayday in your vehicle as she parachutes down...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
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007 - A View to a Kill (1985)(Domark)(Part 2 of 3) Developed by Softstone Ltd Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Serma Software Perspective 1st-person, Side view, Top-down Genre Action, Adventure Misc Licensed Description You are James Bond and you must stop Max Zorin from destroying Silicon Valley and dominating the microchip market. This game will take you to Paris and San Francisco. In Paris you will need to chase Mayday in your vehicle as she parachutes down...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Hungry Horace (1982)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Description This was one of the Spectrum’s earliest Pac-Man -influenced games, taking place on a quick succession of small levels. The level designs have a lot of complex corridors and side-lines, as well as at least one wrap-around section and one tunnel – the ghosts may well be...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by D&H Games
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eye 8,746

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Multi-Player Soccer Manager (1991)(D&H Games)[a] Released 1991 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by D&H; Games Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Genre Sports, Strategy/Tactics Sport Football (European) / Soccer Description Multi-Player Soccer Manager is a football/soccer management game that allows up to four players to play at the same time. The game has four divisions from Division 1 to Division 4 with 16 teams in each division. Each team is...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by U.S. Gold
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Moonwalker (1989)(U.S. Gold)[level 1 of 3] Developed by Emerald Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Perspective Side view, Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Moonwalker is broken up into 4 levels. The first level has you walking around avoiding fans trying to find parts of a rabbit costume needed to disguise yourself...
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software

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Christmas Demo (1989)(Hacker Chris)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software

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Daley Thompson's Decathlon - Day 2 (1984)(Ocean) Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Erbe Software, S.A. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Sports Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling Description One of the earliest person-licensed computer games, Olympic legend Daley Thompson lent his name to an old-style joystick waggling frenzy. Ten events were featured, including long and high jumps as well as the predictable...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Players Software
software

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Joe Blade II (1988)(Players Software)[a3] Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, DOS, Electron Published by Players Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Fighting, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description As Players Software correctly predicted, London in 1995 is an unfriendly unsafe city ran by thugs. Innocent civilians who leave the house will almost certainly face violence. An acclaimed...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

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007 - Lord Bromley's Estate (1990)(Domark)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Horace Goes Skiing (1982)(Sinclair Research)[16K] Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Sport Snowboarding / Skiing Genre Action, Sports Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description A more accurate title for this would be "Horace Goes Skiing, but only if he can brave a Frogger clone first", as you start the game by having to reach the ski shop to get skis,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software

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comment 0

Mix MSX (1993)(Gotef)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Quicksilva
software

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Tube, The (1987)(Quicksilva)[128K] Developed by Gannon Designs Released 1987 Also For Commodore 64 Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Perspective 1st-person, Side view, Top-down Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description You are returning back to Earth after a five year mission patrolling the outer reaches of Province 4. Problems have arisen though on your journey as you lose control of your ship with engine damage. Looking out you see the lack of light and realise...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

eye 16,011

favorite 2

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007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark) Developed by Quixel Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by Domark Limited Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Helicopter, Naval / Watercraft Perspective Top-down Narrative Spy / Espionage Misc Licensed Description A "James Bond" action/arcade game based on the movie with the same name. Your aim is to avenge the death of Felix Leiter, who was killed by the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Martech Games
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Samantha Fox Strip Poker (1986)(Martech Games) Developed by Software Communications Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Martech Games Ltd. Gameplay Cards / Tiles Genre Strategy/Tactics Narrative Adult Description In this game, you play 5-card or 7-card stud poker, depending on the system. You are playing against Samantha Fox , a well known model and singer in the UK. The game is strip poker so, the more you win, the less she wears. From...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
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Train Game, The - Track A (1983)(Microsphere) Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1983 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Top-down Vehicular Train Interface Direct Control Genre Simulation Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The Train game is a railway set simulator with a top down view perspective. The main goal of the game is to pick the passengers which are waiting for the trains at the several stations distributed on the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
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007 - A View to a Kill (1985)(Domark)(Part 1 of 3) Developed by Softstone Ltd Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Serma Software Perspective 1st-person, Side view, Top-down Genre Action, Adventure Misc Licensed Description You are James Bond and you must stop Max Zorin from destroying Silicon Valley and dominating the microchip market. This game will take you to Paris and San Francisco. In Paris you will need to chase Mayday in your vehicle as she parachutes down...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Durell Software
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Scuba Dive (1983)(Durell Software) Developed by Durell Software Ltd. Released 1983 Also For Commodore 64, Oric Published by Durell Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Take on the role of a fearless pearl diver, as you plunge into the unknown ocean depths! You'll be swimming with sharks, squid, jellyfish and all manner of strange and deadly creatures. When you find a clam, wait for its shell to open, then swoop down and grab...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Reaktor
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Challenge of the Gobots (1987)(Reaktor) Released Jun, 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Reaktör Software Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Challenge of the Gobots is a Defender variant based on the TV cartoon series of the same name (which is based on a toy line). The evil Dr. Braxis, with headquarter on the planet Moebius, wants to destroy earth and kidnapped some of their...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
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Robotron 2084 (1984)(Atarisoft) Developed by Vid Kidz Released 1982 Platforms Apple II, Arcade, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Browser, Commodore 64, Electron, Lynx, Macintosh, PC Booter, VIC-20, Xbox 360 Published by Williams Electronics, Inc. Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You are a mutant human, who by some freak of nature has the ability to shoot energy pulses from his...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
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007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark)[a][128K] Developed by Quixel Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by Domark Limited Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Helicopter, Naval / Watercraft Perspective Top-down Narrative Spy / Espionage Misc Licensed Description A "James Bond" action/arcade game based on the movie with the same name. Your aim is to avenge the death of Felix Leiter, who was killed...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
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Booty - Hidden Game (1984)(Firebird Software) Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, SAM Coupé Published by Firebird Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Like any good pirate ship, the old vessel upon which Booty is set is overloading with treasure and so the player takes the role of Jim the Cabin Boy as he tries to collect as much of it as he can. The ship is viewed side-on in a platform-type...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic
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Incredible Shrinking Fireman, The (1986)(Mastertronic)[a2] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Gameplay Platform Genre Action Description Sid the Fireman's life is ruined when he falls into a shrinking machine, whilst dealing with a fire at a shrinking factory. To return to his full glory, he must find five parts of a stretching machine. The end result is a side-view arcade adventure, in which obstacles must be used to clear paths to obtain all five parts. Many...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
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Batman (1986)(Ocean) Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, MSX Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen, Isometric Interface Direct Control Misc Licensed Description Robin was repairing the Batmobile when he was kidnapped. Before Batman can contemplate rescuing him, he must reassemble the car from its seven parts. There are all over the Batcave, in this isometric...
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Melbourne House
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Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear (1987)(Melbourne House) Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Released 1987 Also For Commodore 64 Published by Melbourne House Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Puzzle elements Description When the International Circus comes to town, a mysterious series of disappearances begin, and Inspector Gadget is called into help. Once his involvement is discovered, Penny and Brains are kidnapped, making Gadget's task bigger. This involves...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by CRL Group
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Magic Roundabout, The (1984)(CRL Group)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Quicksilva
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Yabba Dabba Doo! (1985)(Quicksilva) Developed by Taskset Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Setting Prehistoric Gameplay Arcade Description In Yabba Dabba Doo the player has to help Fred win Wilma's heart. To do this he must build a house by collecting rocks and putting them in the right place. There are obstacles to this, small rocks get in the way, turtles bite your ankles and pterodactyls drop...